MAHSA University's Diploma in Dental Technology is a niche programme designed for students who have completed SPM or its equivalent, and are interested in a future as dental technologists working in dental laboratories or clinics.
Dental Technologists construct/produce prostheses for the treatment of damaged or maligned teeth, replacement of missing teeth and protection of teeth.
During the course of the programme, students will learn the complex skills in designing, constructing, and repairing dental prostheses and appliances such as bridges, crowns, dentures, orthodontic appliances, mouthguards and other dental fixtures.
Students will also be taught first-aid, infection control procedures, safety and health standards store management and entrepreneurial skills.
At the end of the programme, students graduating as Dental Technologists from MAHSA will be up-to-date in professional knowledge, competent in their skills, ethical and possess good moral values.
|1||Student Development||JSD 2114|
|Basic Medical Science||JBMS 2125|
|Dental Prostheses & Appliances||JDPA 2133|
|Dental Laboratory Techniques I||JDLT 21321|
|2||Dental Prostheses & Appliances II||JDPA 2334|
|Dental Laboratory Techniques II||JDLT 23333|
|3||Oral Health Services||JOHS 2521|
|Ethics & Jurisprudence||JEJ 2521|
|Dental Prostheses & Appliances III||JDPA 2533|
|Dental Laboratory Techniques III||JDLT 25321|
Pass with 5 credits in Bahasa Melayu & Mathematics & Science & 2 other subjects;
Employment opportunities as Dental Technologists can be found in both Public and Private sectors that include:
Government Health Services
Private Dental Laboratories
Dental Faculties in both Public and Private Universities
- Individual Prosthetic stations
- Chair-side clinical training provided on campus
- Integrated training with other dental professionals